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The Nigeria police today (Monday) arrested a number of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) members in Abuja.
The IPOB members, who emerged at the Federal High Court venue of Nnamdi Kanu, the IPOB leader’s trial, in Jewish apparel, were chanting slogans in support of leader secessionist protagonist, demanding his freedom.
There was commotion at the court as the police tried to disperse members of the group.
The trial of Nnamdi Kanu, who reportedly jumped bail in 2017, is scheduled to continue today after he was arrested and extradited to Nigeria in June.
He was arrested in Kenya, East Africa, and re arraigned before Justice Binta Nyako who ordered that his remand in the custody of the Department of State Services, DSS.
Nnamdi Kanu is facing charges of treasonable felony for his agitation for an independent Republic of Biafra.